Posts Tagged ‘Science Fiction’

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If I were to play some word association with you and said, "Fifties cinema," most of you would likely respond with, "Alien invasion." However, a few of you might instead go with, "Teen angst." Both of these genres were well-represented in film during that decade, so it's no surprise that the ...
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Cascadia has proven to be a fairly descent hotbed of adventuring with the previous two adventures in this series and this closes it out in similar fashion. In this adventure, the players have a great opportunity to do something big for the patron throughout the series and be greatly rewarded. ...
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When science fiction and horror are melded, space travel will often involve the passengers undergoing some form of stasis. This isn't hard to understand. While characters in these stories are on ice (or however stasis works in the setting), who knows what might be lurking in the corridors. ...
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Over the decades, there have been a plethora of shows which failed to last more than one season. While most are quickly forgotten, a few have managed to maintain a cult following. Of these shows, none have quite inspired the fanatical devotion that Firefly has garnered. Eleven years following ...
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It’s pretty hard to find a bad movie I have not seen, unless it is a movie I have simply chosen not to watch. Eliminators turned out to be a movie I vaguely remember as a kid but never saw. There was something about that cyborg on his mobile unit that looked familiar to me. Starring some ...
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Mindjammer is a new role-playing game from Mindjammer Press. Writing a really good hard sci-fi or space opera game seems to be a definite stumbling block for humanity. Some that we remember fondly like the original Traveller fall a little short now. Others like the awesome SpaceMaster game can ...
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"I first played D&D at age 9 with my brother, his girlfriend and friends, this is when it was huge. I then found a copy of Steve Jackson's Ogre in a tiny village shop, loved it! Scratched my head over the ratio combat and then discovered the world of 'tabletop games.' I started playing ...
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Star Wars: X-Wing Miniatures Game is a new Miniature Game from Fantasy Flight Games. Star Wars: X-Wing Miniature Game is the first Star Wars game I have truly invested a lot of time and money in since I gave up on Star Wars so many years ago. However, this game is so complete, so easy to learn ...
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Through browsing various databases of cheesy sci-fi and fantasy films, I ran across one I did not recognize at all. I consider myself well versed in all things cheesy where movies are concerned, but this one caught me by surprise. However, after watching it, I was even more surprised.
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Having the name Ivan Reitman associated to a film usually does not put it in the “B movie” category, but even the great producers have bad movies every once in a while. Spacehunter was one of several 3D movies that came out, trying to capitalize on the success of movies like Star Wars as ...
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